NYPD’s Anti-Cruelty Initiative a SuccessAugust 12, 2014
The NYPD’s recent anti-cruelty initiative has, for many of New York’s animals, been a success.
Animal Legal Defense Fund Demands Regulation of St. Louis Horse-Drawn Carriage IndustryJuly 29, 2014
ALDF urges metro taxi commission to enforce laws protecting carriage horses.
Horse Carriage Ban the Only Meaningful Way to Protect NYC’s Carriage HorsesJune 5, 2014
Saverio Colarusso, the horse-drawn carriage driver charged with criminal animal cruelty in New York, is due back in court on June 16.
Judge Orders NYPD to Provide Records on Carriage Horses to ALDFApril 28, 2014
More great news for animals! In a hearing today, the New York Supreme Court sided with ALDF in an important case for New York’s carriage horses.
ALDF Offers $5,000 Reward in Monterey Horse Cruelty CaseApril 10, 2014
Reward offer reaches $6,000 to track down suspect.
Animal Advocates Sue U.S. Forest Service over California HorsesMarch 24, 2014
Wild horses couldn’t drag away broad coalition of groups filing suit against feds.
A Great Day for American HorsesJanuary 17, 2014
A bill signed today ensures that horses will not be slaughtered for human consumption in this country for the time being.
Nash: the Rescue of a Slaughter-HorseDecember 24, 2013
I have always been an animal lover, and the issue of horse slaughter is at the forefront of my volunteer work.
Shut Down New York’s Carriage Horse Industry!December 12, 2013
In New York City, the horse-carriage industry is causing great suffering for horses and putting people’s lives in danger.
Senator Avella and ALDF to Announce Lawsuit Against NYPDDecember 11, 2013
December 12 at 12:00 PM, Senator Tony Avella will join the national nonprofit Animal Legal Defense Fund (ALDF) at a press conference announcing that ALDF has filed a petition with the New York Supreme Court asking the court to force the New York Police Department (NYPD) to turn over enforcement records regarding the city’s horse-drawn carriage industry.
U.S. Horse Slaughter Rears its Ugly HeadJune 28, 2013
It is with great disappointment we learned today that the USDA has issued a permit for a Horse Slaughter plant to open in Roswell, New Mexico––with permits for two more plants in Missouri & Iowa apparently to follow next week.
$5,000 Reward Offered for Information Leading to Arrest of Horse KillerNovember 5, 2012
Horse Shot in Santa Rosa Pasture
Goodbye to All Who Sacrificed, and Barbaro TooFebruary 5, 2007
Despite the abundance of media eulogies this past week for the late, great racehorse Barbaro, winner of the 2006 Kentucky Derby and likely Triple Crown contender, I found two questions…